Welcome to Hotel Fattoria Settemerli Florence, Fattoria Settemerli is a fortified Tuscan farmhouse dating back to the 13th century. Surrounded by vineyards, it is set on the hills near Certosa Monastery, 7 km from Florence’s historic centre. Settemerli offers colourful rooms with a rustic design, antique furniture and works of art on the walls. They also include air conditioning and a private bathroom. You can go for a walk around the farm, which produces its own extra virgin olive oil. You can sample this with some delicious Tuscan bread, also available at breakfast. There are plenty of art and history books around, plus free Wi-Fi in public areas. Every morning, you can enjoy a buffet that is served in the former olive oil store room. The restaurant opens on request at lunch and dinner and serves traditional Italian cuisine. You can catch a bus from the village of Galluzzo nearby. This will take you to Florence Santa Maria Novella Station in around 15 minutes. Free parking is provided on site. (Hotel Fattoria Settemerli Florence hotels booking).